Archive for the ‘Events’ category

Maidstone closer to securing major new hotel

Maidstone closer to securing major new hotel Kent’s county town is a major step forward to welcoming a 150-bedroom hotel at Eclipse Park, next to Junction 7 of the M20, after it received full planning permission. Full planning permission for the hotel was granted to Gallagher Properties, part of the Maidstone-based quarrying, aggregates, construction and […]

Kent Science Park to host Q&A with MP Gordon Henderson

Kent Science Park to host Q&A with MP Gordon Henderson On June 20th, Gordon Henderson, MP for Sittingbourne and Sheppey, will be taking part in a question and answer session with local businesses at Kent Science Park (KSP). The Q&A is designed for all business owners in the local community to put forward any questions […]

Kent Tourism & Culture Chiefs Drive National Debate

Kent Tourism & Culture Chiefs Drive National Debate A team of culture and tourism heavyweights from across Kent is making their voices heard during a two-day Tourism Society Symposium marking the start of the International Festival of Business (IFB) in Liverpool. Prime Minister David Cameron will officially open the IFB, which runs from June 2 […]

Kent Directors in line for top awards

Kent Directors in line for top awards Three Kent business leaders have been named as finalists in this year’s London and South East Director of the Year awards run by the Institute of Directors (IoD) and sponsored by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. David Byk, CEO of Swan Mill Paper Company, Swanley, is a finalist in Director of […]

Crowe Clark Whitehill rally for children’s charity

Crowe Clark Whitehill rally for children’s charity It will be a case of ‘Monte Carlo or bust’ for two Kent accountants when they take to the roads in a budget banger to raise money for a children’s charity. Simon Warne and Geert Struyven of national audit, tax and advisory firm Crowe Clark Whitehill are taking […]

Kent 2020 Vision Live 2014 video review

Kent 2020 Vision Live 2014 video review The Lavender Blue Media production crew were at the recent Kent 2020 Vision Live business show. The event was staged at the Kent Event Centre at the Kent County Showground in Detling. The theme of this year’s show was innovation and there were a number of great examples […]

Hat-trick of business awards success for Kent

Hat-trick of business awards success for Kent Three financial professionals from Kent are celebrating success in the International Association of Book-keepers (IAB) Finance and Small Business Awards.           Amanda Taylor, who runs AT Accountants of Whitstable, has been named Bookkeeper of the Year, with Gary Richards, owner of TaxAssist Accountants, which […]

B&P Finance Consultants Celebrates Industry Award

B&P Finance Consultants Celebrates Industry Award Long-established broker, B&P Finance Consultants, is celebrating success after recently being awarded a prestigious industry award recognising their excellence. The Maidstone-based commercial finance broker, who operates on a national scale, was named Commercial Mortgage Introducer of The Year at the Business Moneyfacts Awards 2014. The team attended the awards […]

Kent Invicta B2B 2014

Kent Invicta B2B 2014. This prestigious event is being staged at Ashford International Hotel in Ashford on the 8th July 2012. The event is organised by Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce. On the day there will be an exhibition and the opportunity to attend a number of presentations from leading business people. In the evening, […]

Dover Marina Open Day

Dover Marina Open Day. Back by popular demand, Dover Marina Open Day returns on Saturday 17th May to provide both budding mariners and those already enjoying the fantastic community benefits of sailing at the Port’s award-winning marina with the chance to try something new. In partnership with the Royal Cinque Ports Yacht Club (RCPYC) and […]